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About Frances Anne Emily Spencer-Churchill (Vane), Duchess of Marlborough

"Frances, Duchess of Marlborough & Marchioness of Blandford (born Lady Frances Anne Emily Vane) (15 April 1822 – 16 April 1899), was an Anglo-Irish noblewoman, the wife of British peer and statesman John Spencer-Churchill, 7th Duke of Marlborough. One of her sons, Lord Randolph Churchill was the father of Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill. She had a total of 11 children, and her principal home was the monumental Blenheim Palace, which she had rejuvenated with her "lavish and exciting entertainments",and transformed into a "social and political focus for the life of the nation". She was invested as a Lady of the Royal Order of Victoria and Albert. due to her efforts at famine relief in Ireland."

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Links:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frances_Anne_Spencer-Churchill,_Duchess_of_Marlborough

http://www.geneall.net/U/per_page.php?id=99088

http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I42408&tree=Nixon

http://www.royalblood.co.uk/D83/I83294.html

http://thepeerage.com/p10594.htm#i105936

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Citations:

1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume VIII, page 502. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

2. [S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 2, page 1868. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.

3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume VIII, page 503.

4. [S8] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, volume 2, page 1869.

5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XII/2, page 744.

6. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XII/2, page 86.

7. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume VI, page 602.

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Frances Anne Emily Spencer-Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough's Timeline

1822
April 15, 1822
St James Square, Westminister, London, England
1843
July 12, 1843
Age 21
St. George's Street, Mayfair, London, England
1844
May 13, 1844
Age 22
Wilmington Crescent, Westminister, London, England
1846
February 2, 1846
Age 23
Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England
1847
September 17, 1847
Age 25
Blenheim, Oxford, England
1849
February 13, 1849
Age 26
Blenheim Palace, near Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England
1850
November 9, 1850
Age 28
Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire, England
1853
January 29, 1853
Age 30
London, Middlesex, England
1854
November 14, 1854
Age 32
Lower Brook Street, Mayfair, London, England
1856
1856
Age 33